• synonyms


See more synonyms for ombrellino on Thesaurus.com
noun, plural om·brel·li·nos. Western Church.
  1. the white silk canopy held over the Eucharist while transferring it from one place to another, especially from the main altar to a side altar.
Show More

Origin of ombrellino

1840–50; < Italian: literally, parasol, sunshade
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for ombrellino

Historical Examples

  • The Blessed Sacrament was now to be carried round the lines of the sick, beneath an ombrellino.


    Robert Hugh Benson